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  • The Voyage of the 'Discovery'

    By Robert F. Scott

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110983786
    • Publisher: Greenwood Press, Publishers
    • Published: 1969
    2 volumes. (1969). 8vo. Reprint edition. Faint wear to covers. Few leaves of volume 1 mistrimmed. VG. THE SET:
  • The $100 Hamburger: A Guide to Pilots' Favorite Fly-In Restaurants

    By John F. Purner

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780071479257
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
    • Published: November 2006
    A cover-to-cover revision of the world's only pilot-to-pilot eating guide Featuring new restaurants, new airports, and updated reviews from pilots across the U.S., The $100 Hamburger is a true must have for any pilot in search of a good meal or an excuse to fly. The Third Edition features over 1,000 pilot-rated-and-recommended places to land for that meal at the end of the flight and includes restaurants from all 50 states. These reviews are PIREPs (Pilot Reports) from fellow pilots who've been there, chowed down, and awarded each joint from one to five "burgers." They tell you everything: location...quality...price...transportation...as well as dress codes and hours of operation! There's truly no better flight partner than this trusted combination travel, dining, and pilot guide to help you "know before you go." Visit the $100 Hamburger Site at www.100dollarhamburger.com
  • The $500 Round of Golf: A Guide to Pilot-Friendly Golf Courses

    By John F. Purner

    Our Price: $31.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780071409735
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill
    • Published: February 2003
  • 'Fastnet, Force 10' : The Deadliest Storm in the History of Modern Sailing

    By John Rousmaniere

    Our Price: $17.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780393308655
    • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    • Published: May 1993
    In August 1979, 303 yachts began the 600-mile Fastnet Race from the Isle of Wight off the southwest coast of England to Fastnet Rock off the Irish coast and back.
  • 'Racundra's' First Cruise (Sailing In The Eastern Baltic)

    By Arthur Ransome

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111794459
    • Publisher: B.W. Huebsch, Inc.
    • Published: 1923
    8vo. 1st American edition. Some darkening to covers, a little wear to edges. Foxing, some toning to leaves. VG.
  • 'World's Greatest Ship': The Story of the Leviathan, Volume 6

    By Frank O. Braynard

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780960620456
    • Publisher: American Merchant Marine Museum
    • Published: June 1983
  • ...And Leave the Driving to Us: A History of Greyhound Lines of Canada

    By E.J. Hart

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781199591159
    • Publisher: Greyhound Lines of Canada
    • Published: 1986
  • 10 Wooden Boats You Can Build : For Sail, Motor, Paddle and Oar

    By PETER H. SPECTRE

    Our Price: $24.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780937822340
    • Publisher: Wooden Boat Pub
    • Published: October 1995
  • 100 Missions North (Revised)

    By Ken Bell

    Our Price: $21.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781574886399
    • Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
    • Published: April 2003
    In 100 Missions North, Ken Bell recounts the harrowing sorties that he and his comrades flew in F-105 Thunderchiefs, the famous "Thud", in 1966-67, when pilots faced a 50 percent loss rate. What was it like to face these odds day after day? We learn that men sustained by faith in each other and joined by the unique bonds of combat can overcome anxiety, fear, and even terror to achieve common goals.
  • 100 Years of Harley-Davidson

    By Willie G. Davidson

    Our Price: $32.50
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780821228197
    • Publisher: Bulfinch Press
    • Published: October 2002
    This landmark publication celebrates the 100-year history of the legendary motorcycle manufacturer. The author, the grandson of the original founders of the company, reveals the inside story of the family business, from family reminiscences about the company's origins to insight into the making of Harley's classic models. The book is packed with rare and unseen photographs from the Harley-Davidson archives, featuring races, rallies, famous faces, and much more. 500 color/b&w photos. 288p.
  • 1000 Days In Shanghai: The Story of Volkswagon the First Chinese-German Car Factory

    By Posth

    Our Price: $31.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780470823880
    • Publisher: JOHN WILEY & SONS
    • Published: August 2008
  • 1000 Historic Automobile Site

    By Mike Varey

    Our Price: $39.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781930859500
    • Publisher: ELDERBERRY PRESS
    • Published: June 2003
  • 1001 Dream Cars You Must Drive Before You Die

    By Simon Heptinstall

    Our Price: $36.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780789324375
    • Publisher: Universe
    • Published: October 2012
    A lavishly illustrated collection of the 1,001 most groundbreaking and beautiful cars, from the earliest pioneering horseless carriages to the latest custom models for connoisseurs. This latest volume in the hugely popular 1001 series showcases the world’s best designed and most important cars. With stunning full-color photography representing the highest achievements of car design and visceral descriptions of what it is like to turn the key and rev the engine, this collection is the next best thing to a test drive.Henry Ford jump-started the age of the automobile with the Model T. Since then, the automobile has evolved from chugging workhorse to tailfin-era showboat to sleek status symbol. Automobile buffs can never get enough information on classic and contemporary cars, making 1001 Dream Cars the perfect gift for car buffs and anyone who follows car design. It offers a lush visual history of the automobile, decade-by-decade highlights of the technological innovations, major manufacturers, engineering feats, and designers, and the interplay between popular culture and car design. No mere machine or convenience, the car is a reflection of the cultural zeitgeist, and 1001 Dream Cars celebrates America’s long fascination with it.
  • 101 Best Aviation Attractions

    By John Purner

    Our Price: $27.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780071425193
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
    • Published: June 2004
    From the author of The $100 Hamburger and The $500 Round of Golf comes a flight plan to the world's greatest aviation attractions For pilots and aviation enthusiasts who love fun and adventure, here's a thrilling guidebook -- to the best of everything touching on flight. Author John Purner satisfies your appetite for not-to-be-missed U.S. aviation events and attractions -- air shows, air museums, and historic sites -- with bonus foreign attractions thrown in for good measure. With patentable enthusiasm, author and pilot Purner gives you: * No-punches-pulled, best-of-the-best listings -- like the very best old time airplane museum and air show in America * Trip-enhancing information -- such as how to beat the 2-million-person crowd at the country's most popular annual free air show * Heads-ups on adventures you might miss -- for instance, the chance to duplicate the Wright Brothers' flight at Kitty Hawk * A region-by-region directory of attractions * Detailed info on where to land, stay, eat, how to get around, and what it will all cost (both budget and big buck accommodations) * A Website where you can share your own favorites and experiences! Whether you're looking for a great place to go or a good excuse to fly, 101 Best Aviation Attractions is your ticket to memorable adventures.
  • 101 Harley-Davidson Twin-Cam

    By Mark Zimmerman

    Our Price: $39.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780760316399
    • Publisher: Motorbooks Intl
    • Published: March 2005
    Boost the performance of your Harley-Davidson's Twin-Cam engine with 101 projects broken out by each specific aspect of the motorcycle, including engine, suspension, transmission, exhaust, brakes, and body.

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